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ATP Flight School Orders 12 Additional Archers

OSHKOSH, Wisc., July 25, 2016 – Piper Aircraft has announced an order for 12 additional Archer TXs to ATP Flight School. The delivery comes as part of an original agreement made in April of 2013 for up to 100 aircraft to the flight school. ATP, America’s largest flight school, specializes in airline pilot training and […]

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Piper M600 Receives Type Certification

VERO BEACH, Fla., June 17, 2016 – Piper Aircraft announced today that the company’s newest flagship, the Piper M600, has now received type certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Piper Aircraft, Inc. and the FAA made the announcement today at the company’s headquarters in Vero Beach, Florida. On behalf of the FAA the type […]

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Piper, Piper Deutschland to Display Aircraft at AERO Friedrichshafen

Piper, Piper Deutschland to Display Aircraft at AERO Friedrichshafen VERO BEACH, Fla., April 7, 2016 – Piper Aircraft Inc. and Piper Generalvertretung Deutschland are collaborating to display aircraft at the upcoming AERO Friedrichshafen 2016, to be held April 20-23. On display will be a single-engine Piper M500 turboprop and the Archer DX powered by the […]

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Piper Aircraft, Inc. Takes 112-Aircraft Trainer Order From UND

Piper Aircraft, Inc. Takes 112-Aircraft Trainer Order From UND VERO BEACH, Fla., April 5, 2016 – Piper Aircraft, Inc. has taken a 112-aircraft order from the UND Aerospace Foundation, which provides training and aircraft to the University of North Dakota John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences. Deliveries begin in the fourth quarter of 2016 […]

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Piper Aircraft Repositions M-Class Product Line

  VERO BEACH, Fla., March 22, 2016 – Piper Aircraft announced the repositioning of the M-Class product line in anticipation of the certification of the M600, which is expected to take place in Q3 of this year.  As part of the product repositioning, Piper Aircraft has reduced the price of the M500 from $2.264M to $1.99M.  Additionally the […]

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Piper M600 Enters Final Stages of Certification

VERO BEACH, Fla., March 18, 2016 – Piper Aircraft announced today that the FAA has issued Type Inspection Authorization (TIA) for the Piper M600. The issuance of TIA marks a significant milestone for the aircraft certification program. TIA initiates the formal FAA flight evaluation of the M600 type design, airworthiness, performance, and handling characteristics.   […]

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Piper Names Legacy Flight Training as Exclusive M600 Training Provider

  VERO BEACH, Fla., – March 16, 2016 – Piper Aircraft, Inc. has chosen Legacy Flight Training as the official training provider for the M600 aircraft. Under the new agreement, Legacy will provide pilot and maintenance training for the Piper M600, the newest member of the M-Class family, which product was publicly announced in May […]

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Piper Displaying M600 at SUN ‘n FUN 2016

  VERO BEACH, Fla., – March 15, 2016 – Piper Aircraft will exhibit its new flagship, the M600, at the annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo, held in Lakeland, Fla. April 5-10. Piper’s static display will be in the manufacturers’ display area, along the walkway to the announcers stand in the northernmost exhibit […]

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Hartzell Propeller Receives STC for New 5-Blade Prop

Hartzell Propeller Receives STC for New 5-Blade Prop for Piper Meridian & M500   VERO BEACH, Fla., March 7, 2016 – Hartzell Propeller has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for a five-blade composite propeller designed specifically for the Piper Aircraft Meridian and Piper’s new M500. Hartzell collaborated closely with Piper Aircraft on the STC for […]

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ATP Flight School Orders 15 Additional Piper Archers

  VERO BEACH, Fla., February 23, 2016 – Piper Aircraft has announced the order of 15 additional Archer TXs to ATP Flight School. The delivery comes as part of the original three-year agreement made in April of 2013 for up to 100 aircraft. ATP, America’s largest flight school, specializes in airline pilot training and pilot […]

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Piper Aircraft Announces Authorized Service Center in Southeast Asia

  Singapore, Feb. 18, 2016 – Piper Aircraft has announced the selection and appointment of WingsOverAsia as its authorized service center in Singapore. WingsOverAsia (WOA) has served as Piper Aircraft’s dealer in the region for nearly 3-years. The aircraft service center, located at Seletar Airport, is the first service dealer associated service facility in the […]

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Piper Receives Approval of M500 from JCAB Japan

  VERO BEACH, Fla. – Feb. 17, 2016 – Piper Aircraft, Inc. has announced the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) has awarded type certification to the company for the M500. This marks the first time that a Piper Type Certificate has been fully validated in Japan. “M500 validation is excellent news for Piper and our […]

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Piper Announces Delivery of Archer and Seneca Aircraft to Indonesian Government Flight Program

  Singapore – Feb. 16, 2016 – Piper Aircraft has recently delivered 12 single-engine and 3 multi-engine training aircraft to Sekolah Tinggi Penerbang Indonesia (STPI), the government flight school at Budiarto Airport in Curug, Indonesia, as the first part of a 20 single-engine Archer and 5 multi-engine Seneca V sale completed in December 2015. The […]

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Piper to Attend Singapore Airshow 2016

VERO BEACH, Fla. – Feb. 10, 2016 – Piper Aircraft has announced plans to participate in Singapore Airshow 2016. The aircraft company will attend this year’s event, one of the largest and most prominent aerospace exhibitions internationally, to be held February 16-21 at the Changi Exhibition Center and will host a press conference at 4:00 […]

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Piper Aircraft Cordially Invites You to Visit Us at Singapore Airshow 2016

  About Piper Aircraft Piper Aircraft Inc., headquartered in Vero Beach, Fla., offers aviators throughout the world efficient and reliable single- and twin-engine aircraft. The single-engine M-Class series – the M600, M500, M350, and Matrix – offers businesses and individuals elegant performance and value. The Twin Class Seneca V and Seminole balance proven performance, efficiency, […]

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G1000 Approved in Piper Archer by China

VERO BEACH, Fla. – Jan. 12, 2016 – Piper Aircraft, Inc. has received an amendment to the Validation of its Type Certificate issued by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) for the addition of Garmin G1000 avionics in the Archer training TX/LX aircraft. The approval was made by CAAC on December 21, 2015. “CAAC’s […]

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Discovery Channel’s “How It’s Made” Featuring Piper Aircraft Airs Tonight

VERO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 17, 2015 –  The Discovery Channel’s “How It’s Made” documentary television series featuring Piper Aircraft will air tonight, December 17, at 9:00 pm EST on Discovery’s Science Channel. Filming of “How It’s Made” began at Piper Aircraft’s factory and supporting departments the end of January of this year. Over the course of […]

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Discovery Channel’s “How It’s Made” Featuring Piper Aircraft Due to Air

VERO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 10, 2015 – Piper Aircraft has announced an airdate for its segment on The Discovery Channel’s “How It’s Made” documentary television series featuring the aircraft company. The production is scheduled to air Thursday, December 17 at 9:00 pm EST on Discovery’s Science Channel. Filming of “How It’s Made” began at Piper […]

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Piper Aircraft, Inc. Announces First Scandinavian Diesel Archer to Danish Flight School

ODENSE, Denmark, December 08, 2015 – Piper Aircraft, Inc. has announced the first sale of a factory new diesel engine Archer DX into Scandinavia. Billund Air Center (BAC), a leading flight school in Denmark, took possession of the aircraft last week. “The Archer DX’s technology and excellent fuel economy is absolutely perfect for flying schools,” […]

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Piper M600 Mockup On Display at NBAA2015

VERO BEACH, Fla. – Nov. 09, 2015 – Piper Aircraft will be in attendance at NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition for the 2015 event at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. On static display will be the M600 mockup for Piper’s top-of-the-line single-engine business aircraft and its G3000 avionics display. “We […]

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